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Highlights of Turkey

Step back to a time when sultans ruled this land and were surrounded by all the world's treasures.

Explore a mezze of East and West in mystical Turkey, from the Byzantine and Ottoman past of its former capital, Istanbul, to Troy, Ephesus, and the limestone cotton castles of Pamukkale.

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What's included

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9 nights

Accommodation

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17 Meals

9 breakfasts, 1 lunch (Be My Guest), 7 dinners

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On-trip Transport

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Included Highlights that will delight you

Connect with Locals

Meet the most liberated women in Turkey in the village of Demircidere, where you'll learn how to bake traditional bread and taste the local wine at our 'Be My Guest' lunch. (Day 4)

Dive into Culture

Haggle for souvenirs at Istanbul's Grand Bazaar one of the largest covered markets in the world with 60 streets and over 5,000 shops. (Day 2)
Learn about the art of pottery making in Avanos. (Day 7)


Sightseeing highlights

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VISIT the Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia Basilica, Blue Mosque, Byzantine Hippodrome and Grand Bazaar in Istanbul, Anzac Cove and the poignant War Cemeteries at Gallipoli, the Asclepion Medical Centre at Pergamon, the ancient city of Ephesus, the Virgin Mary's House at Ephesus, the Cotton Castle springs at Pamukkale, the ruins of the Roman health spa at Hierapolis, the Göreme Open-Air Museum and the underground city of Saratli.

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SIGHTSEEING TOUR in Istanbul

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VIEW the Wooden Horse at Troy

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